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DEFEND OZ LIT #2: Richard Flanagan

DEFEND OZ LIT #2: Richard Flanagan

W H Chong June 20, 2016

This is the second in a series of e-posters of Australian authors and overseas colleagues speaking up for their rights. Watch this space for more, from Magda Szubanski, Jonathan Franzen, Jackie French, Toni Jordan, Jeanette Winterson, Tom Keneally, Mem Fox, Garth Nix and friends.

“Nobody wants to read, but everybody wants to write”

“Nobody wants to read, but everybody wants to write”

W H Chong May 19, 2011 13 Comments

“Nobody wants to read, but everybody wants to write.” This observation comes from a great interview with Gary Shteyngart, author of the acclaimed Super Sad Love Story. You don’t have to have read the novel to enjoy the interview (on NPR with the wonderful Terry Gross); a strand of the book, set in some near […]